Alla Anatoliivna Kotvitska in 1995 graduated from the Ukrainian Pharmaceutical Academy in "Pharmacy" specialty. In 2003, she graduated with honors from the V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University in "Banking Management" specialty. In 2015, she received a diploma with honors of the NUPh for the educational-qualification level "Master" in "Pedagogy of Higher School" specialty. She fulfilled the competence requirements for "Quality Manager" in accordance with ISO 9001: 2008 international standard. She completed the foreign language course (English) at the Linguistic Center of the Faculty of Foreign Languages of the V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University at the Intermediate level.
In 2004, she was awarded the title of Associate Professor. In 2011, she was awarded the academic rank of professor.
Alla Anatoliivna has started her working activity at the Department of Organization and Economics of Pharmacy: Laboratory assistant (2001-2002), Associate Professor (2003-2009), Professor (2009 – 2011).
She worked as an Academic Secretary of the Research Department of the NUPh (2003-2007), Head of the Scientific methodological (scientific research) laboratory on pharmaceutical education (2007-2008), Vice-Rector for scientific and pedagogical work (multi-cycle pharmaceutical education of the NUPh (2008-2014).
From 2011 to 2015, she headed the first department of social pharmacy in Ukraine. Since 2014, she held a position of the First Vice-Rector for scientific and pedagogical work of the NUPh.
On November 16, 2017, staff of the National University of Pharmacy elected Alla Anatoliivna Kotvitska as the NUPh Rector.
Public activity: Head of the Specialized Scientific Council D 64.605.02 in specialty 15.00.01 - "Technology of Drugs, Organization of Pharmaceutical Business and Forensic Pharmacy" (since 2013), Chief Editor of the professional edition "Social pharmacy in health" (since 2015), Deputy Editor of the "Pharmaceutical journal", editorial member of professional journals: "Management, Economics and Quality Assurance in Pharmacy" (since 2008), "Clinical Pharmacy" (since 2012), "Pharmaceutical Journal" (since 2015), "ScienceRise: Pharmaceutical Science" (since 2016). She is a member of the board of the All-Ukrainian Public Association "Chamber of Pharmacy" (since 2014).
Alla Anatoliivna Kotvitska has the title of the Honored Worker of Science and Technology of Ukraine (2014).
Alla Anatoliivna has prepared by 1 Doctor of Science and 10 Candidates of Sciences (PhD).